Nils Stieglitz, President and CEO of the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, will succeed Urs Hofmann with effect from 1 January 2020.
With Nils Stieglitz, the ZHAW School of Management and Law has gained another outstanding personality for its International Advisory Board. Nils Stieglitz has been Professor of Strategic Management at the Management Department of the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management since 2012.
Since 1 April 2018, Stieglitz has been President and Managing Director of the internationally renowned business school. Stieglitz succeeds Urs Hoffman, who will step down as a member of the International Advisory Board of the ZHAW School of Management and Law on 31 December 2019. Urs Hofmann, a former member of the Executive Board of Credit Suisse, is one of the leading figures in Swiss business. On behalf of ZHAW, he has been involved in several committees, such as the Swiss Council for Universities of Applied Sciences and the ZHAW Board of Trustees.